Annie Danford Morton



Mrs. Annie Danford Morton, age 86 of Laurinburg passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018.

Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Richard Boles Funeral Service Chapel officiated by Rev. Harry Clark. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery.

Annie was born July 10, 1931 a loving daughter of the late Ralph and Beulah Faulk Danford and step mother, Mary McCormick Danford. She was the wife to the late Ernest Morton who preceded her in death in 1997. She was known for her loving smile as a sales person with Belk retiring after many years of service. She enjoyed working puzzle books, flowers and gardening. She loved her family and truly cherished her time spent with each of them.

Along with her parents and husband, Annie is preceded in death by son, Ronald Morton; brothers, Bobby Danford, Bill Danford, Robert McCormick and sisters, Mary McCormick and Nancy Parham.

She leaves behind her children, son, Danny Morton (Cynthia) of Wagram; daughters, Janice Britt (Ronnie) of Wagram, Judy McCormick (Ray) of Laurinburg, Phyllis Hammonds of Fayetteville; daughter-in-law, Barbara Morton; brother, John Danford; sisters, Zelpha Johnson and Barbara Goodwin all of Laurinburg; fourteen grandchildren, twenty three great grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren, her many nieces, nephews, a host of loving family and her K9 companion “Baby Girl”.

Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, June 15th at Richard Boles Funeral Service.